Saturday December 16th 2017

House Dems launch MS drug pricing probe

Democrats from the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform have sent letters to seven drugmakers as part of an investigation into why prices for multiple sclerosis drugs have nearly quadrupled since 2004. Reps. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) and Peter Welch (D-Mass.) penned inquiries to Bayer, Biogen, EMD Serono, Novartis, Roche, Sanofi-Aventis and Teva Pharmaceuticals. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post House Dems launch MS drug pricing probe appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)

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